Domestic 1997 Weekend 16

April 18-20, 1997

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
11Anaconda$12,013,566-27.7%2,456-$4,891$32,740,9112Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
22Liar Liar$10,137,865-30%2,909+29$3,485$133,540,3255Universal Pictures
3-Murder at 1600$7,962,268-2,152-$3,699$7,962,2681Warner Bros.
43The Saint$7,186,355-33.5%2,500+51$2,874$41,232,2363Paramount Pictures
54Grosse Pointe Blank$4,749,396-30.9%1,236+9$3,842$13,624,0462-
65The Devil's Own$2,406,237-42.4%2,004-351$1,200$39,116,9074Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
7-McHale's Navy$2,128,565-1,858-$1,145$2,128,5651Universal Pictures
86That Old Feeling$2,089,560-39.6%1,583-16$1,320$13,201,2353Universal Pictures
9-8 Heads in a Duffel Bag$2,024,516-1,553-$1,303$2,024,5161Orion Pictures
1018Chasing Amy$1,642,402+443.1%519+494$3,164$2,160,9423Miramax
119Scream$1,557,981-22.7%1,153-117$1,351$91,007,10918Dimension Films
127Jungle 2 Jungle$1,310,340-41.1%1,621-130$808$52,688,9717-
1310Selena$1,066,766-41%699-293$1,526$32,002,2855Warner Bros.
1412Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
1997 Special Edition
$840,864-49.4%626-374$1,343-6Twentieth Century Fox
1517Jerry Maguire$614,347-12.5%643-67$955$149,089,72519Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1616Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1997 Special Edition
$340,452-57.2%634-618$536$137,777,83312Twentieth Century Fox
1720Evita$105,494-42.1%177-83$596$49,888,36417-
1819Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
1997 Special Edition
$101,926-48.8%136-54$749-9Twentieth Century Fox
19-Traveller$30,855-6-$5,142$30,8551October Films
20-Hollow Reed$13,284-1-$13,284$13,2841Lionsgate